Response to Comment on Farren et al. The Prevention of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus With Antenatal Oral Inositol Supplementation: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Diabetes Care 2017;40:759-763.


We thank Drs. Pintaudi and Di Vieste for their comments (1) on our article (2). They highlight diversity among our study cohort. However, we believe this does not explain the ineffectiveness of inositol in preventing gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). First, of the 240 women, 151 had a family history of diabetes as their only risk factor, with 74 in the… (More)
DOI: 10.2337/dci17-0024


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